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Statement On Ukraine By Leaders Of NZ’s Four Main Christian Churches

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, 2:25 pm | Joint Media Statement

Leaders of New Zealand’s four main Christian denominations have released a statement on Russian aggression in Ukraine. Statement on Ukraine  Across the globe people are horrified by the invasion of Ukraine by Russia. In a region that learnt ... More >>

Northland And Metropolitan Auckland DHBs Increase COVID-19 Testing Capacity

Monday, 25 January 2021, 1:10 pm | Joint Media Statement

Northland and Metropolitan Auckland DHBs increase COVID-19 testing capacity; Additional community testing centres open in Mangawhai and Helensville Community testing capacity in Northland and Auckland has been rapidly expanded in response to strong public ... More >>

Independent retailers call for sanctions on generators

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 1:31 pm | Joint Media Statement

Independent electricity retailers call for immediate sanctions on generators to protect consumers from pumped up prices More >>

Census undercount of Pacific families a serious concern

Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 2:09 pm | Joint Media Statement

Pacific experts warn of the dangers of utilising census data that inadequately represents Pacific communities. More >>

Racism Underpins the Prisoner Voting Blanket Ban

Monday, 20 May 2019, 2:13 pm | Joint Media Statement

Former retired Probation officer Tom Hemopo and Māori Climate Commissioner, Donna Awatere-Huata are due to give evidence this afternoon at the Māori Prisoner’s Voting Inquiry at the Waitangi Trbunal in Wellington. More >>

Joint roading contract awarded to Fulton Hogan

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 1:45 pm | Joint Media Statement

A combined roading maintenance contract between South Wairarapa District Council and Carterton District Council has been finalised and awarded to Fulton Hogan. More >>

Families Join Forces on Drugged Driving

Monday, 13 May 2019, 1:28 pm | Joint Media Statement

The Dow family today welcomed the support of the Porteous and Keene families in their campaign for the introduction of roadside drug testing in New Zealand as occurs in Australia, the UK and Canada. More >>

Local advertisers and agencies delighted at support from WFA

Monday, 1 April 2019, 1:27 pm | Joint Media Statement

Joint Media Statement from the Association of New Zealand Advertisers and the Commercial Communications Council More >>

Parenting Place partnership with Parents Centre

Monday, 4 March 2019, 1:47 pm | Joint Media Statement

“It’s incredibly exciting that after 25 years, the two largest parenting organisations in the country are teaming up to support whānau.” Greg Fleming, CEO of Parenting Place. More >>

Crown-Iwi partnership - 300 new homes on table for Miramar

Thursday, 31 January 2019, 1:39 pm | Joint Media Statement

A Crown-Iwi partnership is being explored that could form a significant part of the solution to Wellington’s housing woes, with an MoU being signed between mana whenua and the government that is investigating the potential for affordable homes built ... More >>

FMA and RBNZ report on life insurer conduct and culture

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, 1:53 pm | Joint Media Statement

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) and Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) have completed their joint review of 16 New Zealand life insurers. This review follows the regulators’ bank review published in November 2018. More >>

Working more closely together for water quality - ORC & QLDC

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, 4:41 pm | Joint Media Statement

Otago’s freshwater is among the best in New Zealand. The Otago Regional Council and Queenstown-Lakes District Council are collaborating more than ever before to ensure the quality of our waterways now and in the future. More >>

Stephen Martyn Welch and Figure8 - The Art Of Rock

Thursday, 17 January 2019, 2:14 pm | Joint Media Statement

Who: Pre-eminent New Zealand portrait artist Stephen Martyn Welch and Wanaka rock band Figure8. What: Collaboration with Welch creating a painting and Figure8 playing a rock'n'roll show. When: Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd February 2019 Where: The Luggate ... More >>

Open Letter on Academic Freedom, Anne-Marie Brady Case

Monday, 26 November 2018, 10:25 am | Joint Media Statement

As New Zealand academics, researchers and human rights advocates, we have been shocked and disturbed by the reports of intimidation and harassment suffered by Professor Anne-Marie Brady of Canterbury University. According to news reports, she has been ... More >>

Chief Coroner and Police meet with Pike River families

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 3:21 pm | Joint Media Statement

Officials from the Pike River Recovery Agency, Police and the Chief Coroner met with families of Pike River victims in Greymouth today. More >>

New Programme to Brew Unique Hops and Craft Beer from NZ

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 5:07 pm | Joint Media Statement

A new joint craft beer and hop breeding programme launched today aims to develop unique super-premium hops for exceptional craft brewers and uniquely New Zealand craft beer for top tier markets. More >>

Māori Leaders in Health mount historic Waitangi Claim

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 1:47 pm | Joint Media Statement

Claims from two groups of Māori health leaders are being heard in the Waitangi Tribunal from 15 October next week at Tūrangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia as part of stage one of the its national kaupapa inquiry into health services and outcomes. More >>

Māori Health Leaders mount historic Waitangi Tribunal Claim

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 1:09 pm | Joint Media Statement

Claims from two groups of Māori health leaders are being heard in the Waitangi Tribunal from 15 October next week at Tūrangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia as part of stage one of the its national kaupapa inquiry into health services and outcomes. More >>

Full steam ahead on CRL expansion

Thursday, 26 July 2018, 5:31 pm | Joint Media Statement

Auckland Council and Government today agreed to future proof the City Rail Link and expand station sizes to cater for rocketing growth in rail patronage across Auckland. More >>

Joint media statement NZNO and DHBs

Friday, 22 June 2018, 3:21 pm | Joint Media Statement

The New Zealand Nurses’ Organisation and District Health Boards met in Wellington today for mediation to try and settle the current employment negotiations. More >>